Thoughts in Solitude (Shambhala Pocket Classics) – Ebook


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    free read Thoughts in Solitude (Shambhala Pocket Classics) Thoughts in Solitude (Shambhala Pocket Classics) – Ebook Thomas Merton ´ 9 read & download Great book

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    Thoughts in Solitude (Shambhala Pocket Classics) – Ebook To defend the spirit against what Merton calls the murderous din of our materialism we must learn to live in solitude But true solitary life is not a withdrawal from society on the contrary it is the only way to become social in the fullest sense because through solitude we come to comprehend God's profound love for us s

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    free read Thoughts in Solitude (Shambhala Pocket Classics) Thoughts in Solitude (Shambhala Pocket Classics) – Ebook Thomas Merton ´ 9 read & download This slender book is one of Merton's best It contains several brief luminous sound uiet humble essays and observations gleaned from the labours prayers and extensive reading of this century's most prominent and perhaps most mercurial Trappist monkThe tone is sedate It is loyal to the ecclesia and contains the unmistakable Merton note the apologia for solitude as the mother of contemplation prayer wisdom and hol

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    Thoughts in Solitude (Shambhala Pocket Classics) – Ebook written about solitude and the spiritual life in the form of a series of meditations Like all his work written with wisdom humility and grace

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    Thoughts in Solitude (Shambhala Pocket Classics) – Ebook Solitude is GoldenA review of “Thoughts in Solitude” eighteen short chapters on aspects of the spiritual life and the love of soli

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    summary ñ E-book, or Kindle E-pub ´ Thomas Merton Thomas Merton ´ 9 read & download free read Thoughts in Solitude (Shambhala Pocket Classics) Though pocket sized the essence of Merton's thoughts on the value of inner solitude in bringing our lives to glorious joyful fruition seep out of the 37 chapters Solitude is not just a matter of withdrawing from the world Merton doesn't recommend we all become hermits Instead he suggests that by deepening our inn

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    Thoughts in Solitude (Shambhala Pocket Classics) – Ebook This book first published in 1958 belongs in Merton's second period when he was gradually changing from traditionalconservativemonastic to a radical all encompassing outlook it is a brief book but no less wonderful because of that For all its brevity it provides a huge amount of nourishment and its a book that I'm sure I will go bac

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    Thoughts in Solitude (Shambhala Pocket Classics) – Ebook Not uite as rivetting as I expected I bought this as Jon Katz referred to him in one of his books 'Running to the Mountain' but so f

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    Thoughts in Solitude (Shambhala Pocket Classics) – Ebook I am enjoying Thoughts in SolitudeI was disappointed that the Preface was much underlinedThank Goodness that the rest of the book was in better conditionThe Seven Storey Mountain was in very good condition and I was able to pass it on as a much appreciated giftthank you Mary

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summary ñ E-book, or Kindle E-pub ´ Thomas Merton review Thoughts in Solitude (Shambhala Pocket Classics) ☆ E-book, or Kindle E-pub Thomas Merton ´ 9 read & download In thirty seven concise and beautifully written chapters Thomas Merton explores the meaning of interior soli. This slender book is one of Merton s best It contains several brief luminous sound uiet humble essays and observations gleaned from the labours prayers and extensive reading of this century s most prominent and perhaps most mercurial Trappist monkThe tone is sedate It is loyal to the ecclesia and contains the unmistakable Merton note the apologia for solitude as the mother of contemplation prayer wisdom and holy hope Confident without being preachy serene without being uietistic or dull not at all contaminated with the ephemera of politics or with complaints against the rigours of his chosen life THOUGHTS IN SOLITUDE is an excellent place for the new Merton explorer to begin and a very good place for the veteran spiritual reader to return from time to time each essay or prayer scarcely than a few paragraphs sometimes only one paragraph is a kind of haven from the tumult of the world that can be freuently too much with usMerton cautions against and is wise to caution against a misanthropy or a cowardice that calls itself religious solitude because we can come to know and do come to know God through our neighbours as uncomely and annoying as some of them are at times my words not Merton sHe relates humility to listening relates reading to prayer and relates all things to God The temptation to uote is overwhelming but we will leave it to the readers to select their favourite passages Section X of part two is a lovely prayer indeedThere are than a few uncritical readers of Merton Mertonolaters if you will who praise his writing and his thinking in a fashion that would perhaps embarrass the monk himself But this fine book written before the many distractions of his later years truly does merit the generous praise that it has received here and elsewhere Is it the work of a joyful Christian Joy as we think of it is maybe not the salient note but rather peace freedom from confusion and the true desire to love God on the part of an often restless spirit Close relatives of joy wouldn t you say

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Thoughts in Solitude (Shambhala Pocket Classics)

summary ñ E-book, or Kindle E-pub ´ Thomas Merton review Thoughts in Solitude (Shambhala Pocket Classics) ☆ E-book, or Kindle E-pub Thomas Merton ´ 9 read & download T just a recipe for hermits he writes in the preface it has a bearing on the whole future of man and his wor. I am enjoying Thoughts in SolitudeI was disappointed that the Preface was much underlinedThank Goodness that the rest of the book was in better conditionThe Seven Storey Mountain was in very good condition and I was able to pass it on as a much appreciated giftthank you Mary As Found: The Discovery of the Ordinary: British Architecture and Art of the 1950s, New Brutalism, Independent Group, Free Cinema, Angry Young Men pass it on as a much appreciated giftthank you Mary

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summary ñ E-book, or Kindle E-pub ´ Thomas Merton review Thoughts in Solitude (Shambhala Pocket Classics) ☆ E-book, or Kindle E-pub Thomas Merton ´ 9 read & download Tude and its necessary role in bringing every life to joyous fruition What is said here about solitude is no. written about solitude and the spiritual life in the form of a series of meditations Like all his work written with wisdom humility and grace